NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Sauer-Danfoss (NYSE: SHS) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it traded at $44.43 compared with its previous 52-Week high of $44.35. Sauer-Danfoss is changing hands at $43.75 with 17,807 shares traded as of 9:35 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 161,700 shares over the past 30 days.

Sauer-Danfoss has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 54.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Sauer-Danfoss Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets hydraulic, electronic, electric, and mechanical components, as well as software and integrated systems that generate, transmit, and control power in mobile equipment. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.9, equal to the average industrial industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 15.9.

TheStreet Ratings rates Sauer-Danfoss as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has not been very careful in the management of its balance sheet. You can view the full Sauer-Danfoss Ratings Report.

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